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[NYC] Alt art fair Cutlog inhabits Lower East Side landmark

As the high-profile Frieze Art Fair raged on Randall’s Island and the Whitney Biennial wrapped up its very last weeks on the Upper West Side, new kid on the block cutlog New York celebrated its second edition from May 8-11, 2014, inhabiting every hidden nook and cranny of the iconic Clemente on the alternative Lower East Side. ...

Tangible Orchestra, light and sound playground

Tangible Orchestra is a light and sound interactive installation. Cylinders are arranged in the public place. Every time a person approaches it, sensors activate a different sound by cylinder, and its intensity is translated into light by LEDs. When several people go through the space, sounds fit together to create a music that composes the soundtrack of the moment. ...

Exhibitions of Ryoji Ikeda in Nantes from June 27th till September 21st 2014

Pioneer in the synergic experiences between images, sounds and spaces, Ryoji Ikeda continues to explore these infinite fields by associating notions of mathematics and quantum physics. His work is the object of an exhibition which will take place in “Le Lieu Unique” in Nantes, from June 27th till August 31st as part of “Le Voyage à Nantes” and from 15 till 21 September on the occasion of the festival Scopitone.   ...

Symposium ix, creative immersion from May 21 to 25 in Montreal

The Society for Arts and Technology [SAT] organizes the Symposium ix from May 21 to 25, 2014 in Montréal. This precursory organization in the crossings between arts and technologies (since 1996) is specialized in immersive environments, the use of high-speed networks and experience design. These five days gather artists, researchers, educators, producers and distributors together around these themes. ...

Call for projects "Interactivos? Birmingham"

Interactivos? Birmingham is a UK based, two week international seminar and open innovation prototyping workshop. The Interactivos? model, conceived by Medialab-Prado as a hybrid between an innovation production workshop, seminar and exhibition showcase. It is a space for reflection, research, collaboration and creation, in which proposals selected by an international open call are developed, completed and displayed....

[Event] Herman Kolgen live at Kings Place, London

Herman Kolgen is one of the most impressive audiovisual performer in the world. His lives are a mix of very precise sequences and emotionnal, immersive music. For over twenty years, he explores intimate relationship between video and sound through installations, videos and performances. ...

[Book] Domenico Quaranta, Beyond New Media Art

“Beyond New Media Art” is the revised, updated version of a book first published in Italian with the title “Media, New Media, Postmedia” (Postmedia Books, Milan 2010) by Domenico Quaranta, curator and art critic. It's an open publication available in PDF or ebook. ...

[NYC] Small Data reanimates old media

At a time when artists are taking video mapping to new dimensions and designing spectacular displays on iconic buildings, Daniel Canogar has trimmed his projections to intimately diminutive proportions, refocusing the spotlight on nostalgic remnants of technology past. ...

[Exhibition] Media-Mediums

This exhibition opened on Friday April 4, and will run until May 31, at Ygrec Center, 20 rue Louise Weiss, Paris 13, France. ...